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The following list is also available for download as a PDF document for your convenience. It can be used as a handy reference sheet as you work with your book and book design.



You And Your Book
  • Have you supplied us with your full contact information?
  • Have you read the complete document?
  • Have you been supplied with a written quotation?
  • Have you specified your book trim size?
  • Have you specified the number of copies required?
  • Have you specified your timeframe for delivery?
  • Have you allowed enough time for delivery to avoid increased costs?
  • Have you given us complete addresses for distribution?

Inside Pages
  • Is the text document you have supplied a PDF file?
  • Is your PDF page the correct size as per your trim size?
  • Did you embed all fonts?
  • Did you embed all images?
  • Are all embedded images at 100% size?
  • Are all black & white photos in the text PDF grayscale and 300 dpi?
  • Did you create a separate PDF file for colour pages being inserted into a black & white text book?
  • Is your text formatted as a one page at a time PDF file?

Cover
  • Is your cover document a separate PDF file?
  • Does your cover fit the trim size you selected with the correct spine size?
  • Do you have the appropriate amount of bleed when trimmed?
  • Are all fonts embedded?
  • Is your cover image 300 dpi and CMYK?
  • Are all embedded graphic images at 100% size?
  • Are all live graphics or text at least ΒΌ" away from the final trim size?
  • Is there extra square inch top & bottom of text on the spine?

Everything ready? Then send us your file!